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St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh

From St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh on the Feast of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

From St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh on the Feast of the Blessed Virgin Mary including the first broadcast of a new composition commissioned for the Choirbook for the Queen, a collection of contemporary anthems, published to celebrate Her Majesty's Diamond Jubilee.

Introit: Gaudent in coelis (Sally Beamish)
Responses: Lloyd
Psalms: 98, 99 (Garrett, Russell)
First Lesson: Song of Solomon 2 vv1-7
Office Hymn: Her Virgin eyes saw God incarnate born (Farley Castle)
Canticles: Short Service (Robin Orr)
Second Lesson: Acts 1 vv6-14
Anthem: A Prayer and Two Blessings (Nigel Osborne - Choirbook for the Queen) (first broadcast)
Final Hymn: Sing we of the blessed Mother (Abbot's Leigh)
Organ Voluntary: Toccata alla marcia (Robin Orr)

Duncan Ferguson (Organist and Master of the Music)
Nicholas Wearne (Assistant Organist).

1 hour

Music Played

  • Sally Beamish

    Gaudent in coelis

  • Garrett & William Russell

    Psalms 98, 99

  • Robin Orr

    Short Service

  • Nigel Osborne

    A Prayer and Two Blessings

  • Robin Orr

    Organ Voluntary: Toccata alla marcia

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